Looking for some inspiration and encouragement for your homeschool journey? Today I’m sharing some of my favorite Charlotte Mason quotes with you. Better yet, I’ve created graphics for social sharing, phone backgrounds, and printables with these quotes.
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Most of these quotes are from Miss Mason herself, but a couple came from well-known Charlotte Mason thinkers. These quotes inspire me, challenge me, and remind me why we choose the homeschool life. I hope they do the same for you.
Charlotte Mason Quotes, Printables & Phone Backgrounds
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1. Education is an atmosphere.
Education is an atmosphere, a discipline, a life. – Charlotte Mason, The Parent’s Review
2. Children are born persons.
Children are born persons. – Charlotte Mason, A Philosophy of Education
3. The formation of habits is education.
The formation of habits is education and education is the formation of habits. – Charlotte Mason, Home Education
4. Give them an abundant feast of learning.
All we need to do is place children in a large room spread with an abundant feast of learning. – Jack Beckman, When Children Love to Learn.
5. Let children feed on the good.
Let children feed on the good, the excellent, the great. – Susan Schaeffer Macaulay, For the Children’s Sake
6. Every good gift comes from above.
We hold that all education is divine, that every good gift of knowledge and insight comes from above. – Charlotte Mason, School Education
7. The knowledge of God is the principal knowledge.
The knowledge of God is the principal knowledge. – Charlotte Mason, A Philosophy of Education
8. I am, I can, I ought, I will.
I am, I can, I ought, I will. – Parent’s National Education Union (PNEU) Motto
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Do you know other homeschoolers who draw inspiration from the teachings of Charlotte Mason? Be sure to share this post with them!
You can find more inspiration for your homeschool over on iHomeschool Network. Stop by and take a look at more the Inspiring Quotes for Homeschoolers linkup.
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